Period
to 21 September 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Retail in permanent job vacancies advertised in Reading. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Retail over the 6 months to 21 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Retailing
Berkshire > Reading
6 months to
21 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 73 78 93
Rank change year-on-year +5 +15 -33
Permanent jobs citing Retail 78 83 107
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 3.35% 3.47% 3.06%
As % of the General category 12.58% 10.70% 8.24%
Number of salaries quoted 70 70 100
Reading median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.55% +22.22% -18.18%
10th Percentile £31,125 £24,750 £32,500
90th Percentile £80,000 £78,250 £69,125
Berkshire median annual salary £55,000 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year -4.35% +4.55% -

Retail is in the General Skills category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Reading with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
Reading
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for common skills 620 776 1,298
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 26.67% 32.46% 37.09%
Number of salaries quoted 451 543 825
Reading median annual salary £52,500 £45,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.67% -10.00% -
10th Percentile £32,000 £30,000 £28,750
90th Percentile £81,500 £80,000 £75,900
Berkshire median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - -4.76%

Retail
Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

Job postings citing Retail as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Reading.

Job vacancy trend for Retail in Reading

Retail
Salary Trend in Reading

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Retail in Reading.

Salary trend for Retail in Reading

Retail
Salary Histogram in Reading

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Retail in Reading over the 6 months to 21 September 2018.

Salary histogram for Retail in Reading

For the 6 months to 21 September 2018, IT jobs citing Retail also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Reading region with a requirement for Retail.

1 30 (38.46%) Capita
2 24 (30.77%) Linux
2 24 (30.77%) Finance
3 23 (29.49%) Agile Software Development
4 21 (26.92%) Relational Database
5 19 (24.36%) Java
6 16 (20.51%) MySQL
6 16 (20.51%) PostgreSQL
6 16 (20.51%) Java 8
7 15 (19.23%) Customer Requirements
8 14 (17.95%) Problem-Solving
9 13 (16.67%) Spring Boot
9 13 (16.67%) Git (software)
9 13 (16.67%) Spring
9 13 (16.67%) Maven
9 13 (16.67%) Degree
9 13 (16.67%) SQL
9 13 (16.67%) Microsoft
10 11 (14.10%) ERP
10 11 (14.10%) Python
11 10 (12.82%) XML
11 10 (12.82%) Software Engineering
12 9 (11.54%) E-Commerce
12 9 (11.54%) Project Management
13 8 (10.26%) Advertising
13 8 (10.26%) SAP
13 8 (10.26%) JavaScript
13 8 (10.26%) SQL Server
13 8 (10.26%) SDLC
13 8 (10.26%) DevOps

Retail
Co-occurring IT Skills in Reading by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 3 (3.85%) CMS
2 2 (2.56%) IIS
2 2 (2.56%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.28%) Umbraco
Applications
1 5 (6.41%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (3.85%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (2.56%) Microsoft Project
3 2 (2.56%) MS Visio
4 1 (1.28%) InVision
Business Applications
1 6 (7.69%) NetSuite
2 2 (2.56%) SAP Business One
3 1 (1.28%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (1.28%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (1.28%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (1.28%) SAP GTS
3 1 (1.28%) SAP S/4HANA
3 1 (1.28%) SAP SCM
Cloud Services
1 7 (8.97%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (6.41%) Google Cloud Platform
3 4 (5.13%) GitHub
3 4 (5.13%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (3.85%) SaaS
5 2 (2.56%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (2.56%) IaaS
5 2 (2.56%) Office 365
5 2 (2.56%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.13%) TCP/IP
2 3 (3.85%) DNS
2 3 (3.85%) Network Security
3 2 (2.56%) DHCP
3 2 (2.56%) NAS
3 2 (2.56%) Remote Desktop
3 2 (2.56%) SAN
4 1 (1.28%) BGP
4 1 (1.28%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (1.28%) EIGRP
4 1 (1.28%) Firewall
4 1 (1.28%) IGRP
4 1 (1.28%) IPsec
4 1 (1.28%) LAN
4 1 (1.28%) OSPF
4 1 (1.28%) SMTP
4 1 (1.28%) Unified Communications
4 1 (1.28%) VLAN
4 1 (1.28%) WAN
4 1 (1.28%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (26.92%) Relational Database
2 16 (20.51%) MySQL
2 16 (20.51%) PostgreSQL
3 8 (10.26%) SQL Server
4 5 (6.41%) Big Data
4 5 (6.41%) BusinessObjects
4 5 (6.41%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
4 5 (6.41%) Crystal Reports
4 5 (6.41%) Data Warehouse
4 5 (6.41%) Lumira
4 5 (6.41%) Oracle Reports
4 5 (6.41%) SAP Data Services
4 5 (6.41%) Snowflake Schema
4 5 (6.41%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 5 (6.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 5 (6.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (1.28%) DB2
Development Applications
1 13 (16.67%) Git (software)
1 13 (16.67%) Maven
2 5 (6.41%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 3 (3.85%) Jenkins
4 1 (1.28%) Balsamiq Mockups
General
1 24 (30.77%) Finance
2 8 (10.26%) Advertising
3 7 (8.97%) Manufacturing
3 7 (8.97%) Marketing
4 4 (5.13%) Legal
5 2 (2.56%) Billing
6 1 (1.28%) Aerospace
6 1 (1.28%) Games
6 1 (1.28%) Law
6 1 (1.28%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 16 (20.51%) Java Engineer
2 10 (12.82%) Developer
3 9 (11.54%) Junior
4 7 (8.97%) Senior Developer
5 5 (6.41%) Consultant
5 5 (6.41%) DevOps Engineer
5 5 (6.41%) Project Manager
5 5 (6.41%) Senior Java Engineer
5 5 (6.41%) Senior Manager
5 5 (6.41%) Senior Software Developer
5 5 (6.41%) Software Developer
6 4 (5.13%) Administrator
6 4 (5.13%) Analyst
6 4 (5.13%) Architect
7 3 (3.85%) Development Manager
7 3 (3.85%) Support Engineer
7 3 (3.85%) Support Team Leader
7 3 (3.85%) Technical Engineer
7 3 (3.85%) Technical Support
7 3 (3.85%) Technical Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (16.67%) Spring
1 13 (16.67%) Spring Boot
2 10 (12.82%) XML
3 5 (6.41%) HTML
4 3 (3.85%) CSS
5 2 (2.56%) Kafka
6 1 (1.28%) .NET
6 1 (1.28%) AngularJS
6 1 (1.28%) Ember.js
6 1 (1.28%) HTML5
6 1 (1.28%) J2EE
6 1 (1.28%) React
6 1 (1.28%) REST
6 1 (1.28%) SAPUI5
6 1 (1.28%) Vue.js
6 1 (1.28%) XML Messaging
Miscellaneous
1 7 (8.97%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (7.69%) Computer Science
3 5 (6.41%) FMCG
4 3 (3.85%) Data Centre
4 3 (3.85%) Greenfield Project
4 3 (3.85%) Management Information System
5 2 (2.56%) Clustering
5 2 (2.56%) N-Tier
5 2 (2.56%) Public Cloud
5 2 (2.56%) User Experience
5 2 (2.56%) Virtual Team
6 1 (1.28%) Driving Licence
6 1 (1.28%) iPhone
6 1 (1.28%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.28%) NHS
6 1 (1.28%) PMI
6 1 (1.28%) Private Cloud
6 1 (1.28%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 24 (30.77%) Linux
2 6 (7.69%) Windows
3 3 (3.85%) Windows 10
4 2 (2.56%) CentOS
4 2 (2.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (2.56%) Unix
4 2 (2.56%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (2.56%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (1.28%) Android
5 1 (1.28%) Mac OS
5 1 (1.28%) Windows 7
5 1 (1.28%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (29.49%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (19.23%) Customer Requirements
3 14 (17.95%) Problem-Solving
4 11 (14.10%) ERP
5 10 (12.82%) Software Engineering
6 9 (11.54%) E-Commerce
6 9 (11.54%) Project Management
7 8 (10.26%) Analytics
7 8 (10.26%) DevOps
7 8 (10.26%) SDLC
8 7 (8.97%) CRM
8 7 (8.97%) Mentoring
9 6 (7.69%) Business Analysis
9 6 (7.69%) Business Intelligence
9 6 (7.69%) Unit Testing
10 5 (6.41%) Data Integration
10 5 (6.41%) Data Modelling
10 5 (6.41%) Data Visualisation
10 5 (6.41%) Performance Tuning
10 5 (6.41%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 19 (24.36%) Java
2 16 (20.51%) Java 8
3 13 (16.67%) SQL
4 11 (14.10%) Python
5 8 (10.26%) JavaScript
6 7 (8.97%) Bash Shell
7 5 (6.41%) T-SQL
8 4 (5.13%) Perl
9 3 (3.85%) C
9 3 (3.85%) Groovy
10 2 (2.56%) C#
10 2 (2.56%) C++
10 2 (2.56%) Go
11 1 (1.28%) X++
Qualifications
1 13 (16.67%) Degree
2 5 (6.41%) Computer Science Degree
2 5 (6.41%) Master's Degree
3 4 (5.13%) AWS Certification
4 3 (3.85%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (2.56%) ACCA
5 2 (2.56%) CIMA
5 2 (2.56%) MCITP
5 2 (2.56%) MCSA
5 2 (2.56%) MCSE
5 2 (2.56%) RHCE
5 2 (2.56%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (1.28%) CCIE
6 1 (1.28%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (1.28%) ISEB
6 1 (1.28%) ISTQB
6 1 (1.28%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 1 (1.28%) PMI Certification
6 1 (1.28%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (7.69%) QA
2 5 (6.41%) Data Quality
3 3 (3.85%) COBIT
3 3 (3.85%) GDPR
4 1 (1.28%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (1.28%) PCI DSS
4 1 (1.28%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 4 (5.13%) Active Directory
2 3 (3.85%) Docker
2 3 (3.85%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (2.56%) Hyper-V
3 2 (2.56%) vCloud
3 2 (2.56%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 6 (7.69%) Ansible
2 1 (1.28%) Kubernetes
2 1 (1.28%) QRadar
2 1 (1.28%) Terraform
Vendors
1 30 (38.46%) Capita
2 13 (16.67%) Microsoft
3 8 (10.26%) SAP
4 6 (7.69%) Oracle
4 6 (7.69%) Red Hat
5 5 (6.41%) Google
5 5 (6.41%) Tableau
6 3 (3.85%) Avaya
6 3 (3.85%) Cisco
6 3 (3.85%) Juniper
6 3 (3.85%) VMware
7 2 (2.56%) 3PAR
7 2 (2.56%) EMC
7 2 (2.56%) Epicor
7 2 (2.56%) HP
7 2 (2.56%) Infor
7 2 (2.56%) NetApp
7 2 (2.56%) Sage
7 2 (2.56%) Xero
8 1 (1.28%) ATG